Diseases and Pests

Mite monitoring and management

Mite Monitoring: Alcohol Wash Method

Mite Monitoring: Sugar Shake Method

How to Apply Api Life Var

Oxalic Acid Vaporizer


Foulbrood

European and American Foulbrood


Local Disease Task Force


The following documents have been provided by Dr. Dewey Caron for the Beekeeper (Disease) Task Force. They are extremely valuable in providing detailed information about the three most important maladies afflicting honey bees:

PMS (Parasitic Mite Syndrome)

AFB (American Foul Brood)

EFB (European Foul Brood)


Need help in determining the presence of disease by TVBA?  Use the Beekeeper Task Force Request for Assistance Form

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